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Aphorisms Galore! now works with Amazon.com to let users easily buy books mentioned on the site.
Get Personal with Aphorisms Galore!
The Aphorisms Galore! Personal Edition is now open! Create your profile, select your favorite categories, and easily stay on top of additions to the Aphorisms Galore! database.
Two New Categories
I haven't been very good at updating this page recently. Two new categories have been created: Health and Disease and Food and Drink. Also, I have begun to add new aphorisms to the database again. The Personal section will open within the next week.
Aphorisms Galore! Search
The search engine finally works! Try it from the home page.
The Art and Literature category.
The results are in from the User Survey.
Tell Me What You Think
A user survey that will help me improve the site. Please take a minute to answer a few questions and help make Aphorisms Galore! a better place.
New Server, New Address
Aphorisms Galore! moves to a new server and gets its own domain name. The move has required a fair amount of preparations, which is my excuse for the infrequent updates lately. Improvements and new features to come.
Aphorisms Galore! Goes Four Digits
Aphorisms Galore! passes the 1,000 aphorisms mark -- and my sources are far from exhausted yet. My thanks to all the people who have contributed their favorite sayings.
More "Zoom In" Information
New Category Added
A new category, Wisdom and Ignorance.
Author Pages Fixed
The "Aphorisms by Author" page and the Unknown author page are now fixed. They've been sort of strange-looking lately, due to a problem with the generation of these pages from my database. I seem to have solved this problem now.
A new entry about Robert A. Heinlein in the "Zoom In" section.
Aphorisms Galore! Awarded
Aphorisms Galore! was made cool site of the day by That's Useful, This is Cool!
Bierce and Murphy Zoomed In
The "Aphorisms by Author" section.
Cross-referencing of aphorisms appearing in multiple categories.
I've finally started to introduce the changes I've been working on. The new look came first. More to come...
First User Contribution
First user-contributed aphorism included in category Success and Failure, along with first entry in the "Zoom In" section.
Aphorisms Galore! opens.